Viruses in the Play Store: which 63 apps were infected and should you uninstall from your phone?

Google has just removed 63 apps from the Play Store, its official store for Android devices, after it was revealed that they were infected with dangerous malware that could steal users’ information. If you installed any of these apps on your smartphone or tablet, it is best to uninstall them. Here the complete list.

According to Andro4ll, a specialized technology portal, the cybersecurity company McAfee has just published a study, revealing that it managed to detect a dangerous malware, which they named Goldoson, in 63 apps uploaded to the Play Store. The worrying thing is that these softwares have been downloaded more than a hundred million times.

According to the publication, Goldoson is a virus capable of stealing information from its victims such as their list of installed applications, the history of devices connected via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi, and their location. It can also carry out advertising fraud, that is, display ads and click them without the user’s permission.

Although Google has already removed all 63 apps from the Play Store, there are still many users of Android who have the applications installed on their mobile devices. For this reason, it is recommended that, if you have downloaded one of the infected apps, uninstall them immediately. Which are? Here we leave you the complete list.

  • L.POINT with L.PAY
  • Swipe Brick Breaker
  • Money Manager Expense & Budget
  • TMAP
  • Lotte Cinema
  • Genie Music
  • Cultureland version
  • GOM Player
  • Megabox
  • LIVE Score Real-Time score
  • pikicast
  • Compass 9: Smart Compass
  • GOM Audio – Music, Sync lyrics
  • TV – All About Video
  • guninday
  • item mania
  • LOTTE WORLD Magic Pass
  • Bounce Brick Breaker
  • Infinite Slice Infinite Slice
  • norae bang
  • SomNote – Beautiful note app
  • Korea Subway Info: Metroid
  • GoodTVBible
  • Happy Mobile Happy Screen
  • UBhind: Mobile Tracker Manager
  • Mafu Driving Free
  • Girl singer WorldCup
  • FSP Mobile
  • Audio Recorder
  • catmera
  • Cultureland Plus
  • Simple Air
  • Lotteworld Seoul Sky
  • Snake Ball Lover
  • Play Geto
  • Memory Memo
  • PB Stream
  • Money Manager (Remove Ads)
  • Inssaticon – Cute Emoticons
  • ECloud
  • SCinema
  • ticket office
  • Lotteworld Aquarium
  • Lotte World Water Park
  • T map for KT, LGU
  • Random number
  • AOG Loader
  • GOM Audio Plus – Music, Sync
  • Swipe Brick Breaker
  • Safe Home
  • Chuncheon
  • fantaholic
  • cinecube
  • T.N.T.
  • Bestcare Health
  • InfinitySolitaire
  • New Safe
  • cash note
  • TDI News
  • eyeing
  • TingSearch
  • Krieshachu Fantastic
  • yeonhagoogokka

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